Atmosphere Resort is located on the south-eastern tip of Negros, near Dumaguete. The resort is managed by English owners and was built on a former coconut plantation and is located directly on the beach opposite Apo Island.
How to get here
Transfers to the resort are available from Dumaguete, Cebu or Manila (by plane). The transfer from Dumaguete Airport to the hotel takes approx. 30 minutes by car and is complimentary. The transfer from Cebu airport starts with a trip to the southern tip of Cebu which takes approx. 4-5 hours by minibus, followed by a short ferry to Negros (about 30 min.) and a further transfer (approx. 45 min.) to the hotel by car. Charges apply for the Cebu transfers. Express ferries from Cebu to Dumaguete are currently not operating.
The resort has 30 comfortable rooms: 14 Deluxe Suites, 8 Garden Apartments, 4 Family Rooms and 4 Penthouses. All rooms have individually adjustable air conditioning, a flat screen TV, DVD player, minibar, complimentary wireless internet, coffee & tea making facilities, solar heated water, bathrobes and a private bathroom with modern appliances. Each room has its own terrace or balcony, some offering a private garden. You can choose between a large king size bed or two single beds. You can also add an extra bed to all room types, so the suites and apartments can accommodate max. 3 guests and in the family rooms and the penthouse max. 5.
8 comfortable Suites (75 sqm) are located in 4 semi-detached houses in the front area of the resort. Another 6 newly built Suites are situated on the other side of the Spa. All suites are identical, but the newly built suites feature adjoining sound proof double doors, which makes it possible to open up two suites and accommodate a family of up to 6 guests. To the rear of the resort are an additional 4 houses, each containing 2 garden apartments and a penthouse. The apartments are approximately 105 square meters and have a separate living and sleeping area with a small kitchen. The 200 square meter penthouses have 2 bedrooms and bathrooms, an extra living area and a large kitchen and large balcony. The 4 Family Rooms are the resort's newest addition offering families of 5 maximum space (with a child on an extra bed). They have a large room with 2 double beds or one double and one twin bed set-up, a seating area with lounge chairs and a TV. The family rooms feature an outdoor bathroom, a large pocket garden, terrace with hammock and couch.
The resort is located in a beautiful tropical garden. The Blue Restaurant is located directly on the beachfront and offers guests a magnificent view of the sea. The chef has previously worked in major hotels and offers patrons a high standard of international and Asian cuisine. Beach barbecues and Filipino fiesta evenings are held regularly. Private romantic dinners can be arranged in the beach tree house, on the guest's own terrace or on the beach. There is a large pool with sea views and plenty of chairs sun deck chairs including a pool bar. Cocktails and snacks can be purchased at the pool bar. The pool area is also the meeting place for divers. The second pool, situated by the Coffee Shop, has three inter-joining pools with different depths and is surrounded by cushioned sun lounges and sofas and overlooks the ocean.
The resort has a signature Spa with natural local and international treatment lines. They also offer regular yoga classes and have constructed a yoga platform in the trees right at the beach front. Several fitness programs are offered as well with a personal trainer who is available daily to guests to book private lessons. A small souvenir shop is on site and land tours can be booked at reception.
Atmosphere Resort has stable mobile phone reception. Prepaid local SIM cards are available. All rooms and common areas have free wireless internet access for guests. The resort provides access to a public computer on request.
The Atmosphere Resort lives up to its name, providing all the comforts of a hotel that one desires. In addition to the delicious cuisine, the resort boasts a large selection of wines. It doesn't get any better than this!